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Sep 10, 2012 5:00am EDT
in northern virginia are cleaning up after heavy rain pounded that area. this was the scene in reston where several trees damaged homes and cars. the weather was bad but luckily, there was no confirmed tornado sighting and no one was seriously hurt. this morning, power has been restored to all dominion virginia customers affected by that storm. you really felt it come in. i was starting to get worried. it just came in so fast and furious but we knew we were going to have that storm. >> that front was very, very strong and we had this real humid unstable air mass so it is like bang, you know. but it was a busy day, let me tell you. it was a very busy day. happy to say things are much calm are now. good weather to at loft get out there and do whatever clean-up needs to be done. we don't have any clouds or anything going on. maybe a little bit of fog to the far west but other than that, we have a ridge of high pressure in control and that will hold us for the majority of the week. yes' highs, just two to three degrees below the seasonal average. average. i want to tell you, on saturday, it was
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Sep 18, 2012 5:00am EDT
. storms moving into the area now, and that has power companies at the ready. dominion virginia power has crews on stand by from as far away as norfolk. here in the district, residents are preparing for the possibility of more flooding. news 4's megan mcgrath in the plo bloomingdale neighborhood northwest where the flooding is getting to be old hat and a big problem. >> reporter: absolutely. we're here on rhode island avenue in the bloomingdale neighborhood. take a look at the electric sign. it says it all. severe weather expected. watch for standing water. and not just standing water. if history repeats itself, folks could be seeing rushing water, gushing water. not just on rhode island avenue, but inside their homes as well. that has been playing out time and time again throughout the course of this summer. several people or a number of people in this area, they've been flooded four times this summer alone. there's an outdated storm water system, and we've had homes that have brought a tremendous amount of water in a short period of time, and the drainage system just can't handle it. th
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Sep 25, 2012 5:00am EDT
, virginia. so for today, again, sunshine the first half of the day, but then a few clouds that are going to be making their way in a little later on. mostly clear, jacket cool, 47 to 56 degrees. by the noon hour today, lunchtime, nice, seasonable conditions. 67 to 70 degrees. the last two days have been running below average. today we're finally looking at conditions. forred today, 76 our high temperature, under partly sunny sky. we'll get a look at traffic right now. first 4 traffic with danella sealock. >> thank you very much. >>> we'll start with the rails. checking them for you. they're just opening so far with no delays. not seeing anything on the metro, marc, or vre. all are running on or close to schedule. over to the roadways, still pretty quiet. checking out things if you're traveling in prince george's county. nice and clear. no issues there. i'll give you a live look as you're making your commute northbound 5 at 301. not bad at all. the exit for 301 here. traveling northbound 5, you're clear from 301 all the way to the beltway. nothing to warn you about. eun, over to you. >>>
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Sep 7, 2012 5:00am EDT
.c. this year but maryland has seen 21 cases including one confirmed death. in virginia, five cases have been reported but no one has died. >>> five dematha high school football players are no longer on the team after they allegedly hired prostitutes from a call service. that is according to the "washington post." alleged incident happened early saturday morning at a hotel in north carolina after the stag won their first game of the season against a team from hillside, north carolina. the post reports two dematha players have withdrawn from school. two others may face expulsion and a fifth faces a disciplinary hearing. >>> sherry ly is live in mclean near a toll plaza with details on what people are doing to make their concerns know about this fare increase. >> reporter: a lot of people feel like, even if they speak out against this, it won't help a lot. and drivers shouldn't be surprised by this proposal. that has been the plan all along, that metro -- to pay for the silver line metro out to dulles, that the toll road here would see increases in tolls. but that doesn't mean that driveers hav
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Sep 27, 2012 5:00am EDT
've got 65 in springfield, and potomac, virginia, right now coming in at 65 degrees. let's take a look at storm team 4 radar, where it is wet. you see that rain sliding eastward. there's where it is heavier. some areas getting some lightning just east of westminster, sliding toward northeastern maryland. here's a look at your hour by hour forecast. by 8:00 a.m., we're dry. noontime, we're dry. temperatures push into the low 80s again today. our best chance of rain will be after i think 5:00 p.m. i'll be back in ten minutes with a look at your four-day forecast. >> break news traveling university boulevard. i'm still seeing all of your lanes blocked at dennis avenue. what this means is if you're traveling university boulevard, just going to be a tough commute if you're trying to get to colesville road. and then also university boulevard as you're making your way towards georgia avenue. it's not going to be an option if you have to pass dennis avenue. no word yet on if this is going to last through the morning rush. i can tell you it may. again, a downed pole is block all of university b
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Sep 13, 2012 5:00am EDT
department. >>> a day care facility in northern virginia is shut down and two sisters are facing very serious charges following a tip to child protective services. police say 29-year-old anila qayyum had a business% mitt to take care of up for five children. but child protective services found 21 up side and only her 2- year-old sister was there helping out. some of kids were in closets and bathrooms strapped to car seats. >> i myself work in child care. i work over on quantico marine corps base at the child development center there. so to hear that someone was doing illegal child car here in our neighborhood, very shocking. >> the sisters are now facing seven counts each of reckless child endangerment. bond was set at $8,000. if convicted, they could be facing jail time. >>> gunfire on an area college campus. coming up next, the latest on a shooting at baltimore's morgan state university as we check more headlines. stay with us.  >>> ought baltimore man is recovering this morning after being shot on the campus of morgan state university yesterday evening. the shooting happ
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Sep 21, 2012 5:00am EDT
of that as you make your way between 3 and route 17. just a bit slow in virginia. let's head over to i-66. not seeing delays there. we'll give you a live look as you make your way past sudley. nice and clear eastbound and westbound as well. as you make your way inside the beltway, i-66 clear as well. here's a live look at spout run parkway, no issues to report. as you make your way from the 495 to gw parkway, you're at 61 miles per hour. just about a half hour. eun, back over to you. >>> it's about almost 80 years, but this year washingtonians will finally get to see playoff baseball. >> the ins fanationals fans, yo over. your team is in the playoffs. >> got to love it. the nationals beat the dodgers 4-1 to clinch the franchise's first berth. the man who has been here since day one started the scoring. ryan zimmerman drove in bryce harper, and it got going from there. manager davie johnson hopes it's just the beginning. >> what's the big deal? it's fun, but that's not what i had my eye on. it's a nice step to get here. every manager that's leading the division, that's the only thing that
FOX
Sep 28, 2012 5:00am EDT
in virginia. the gop presidential nominee met with veterans and their families in springfield. he hopes next week's first presidential debate will give him some momentum going forward. >> you know i have a great opportunity with dates to talk about my vision for the country. the president will talk about his. those who believe we want bigger government, more intrusive government, trillion dollar deficits as far as the eye can see will vote for him. those who believe we should encourage economic growth, support small business, and create more jobs will vote for me. >> that first debate will take place next wednesday night in denver. >>> president obama is urging patience when it comes to this country's economic recovery. he spoke of what he calls an economic patriotism during a rally yesterday in virginia beach. >> an economic patriotism rooted in the belief that growing our economy belongs with a strong and thriving middle class. i won't pretend that getting there is easy. the truth is it's going to take a few more years to solve challenges that we're building up over decades. but i want eve
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Sep 20, 2012 5:00am EDT
'm aaron gilchrist. >> i'm eun yang. we're watching the commute in northern virginia after remains on the track leave passengers stranded for hours. it is thursday, september 20th, 2012. we're going to take a live look outside right now. chilly out there. 55 degrees. that's one of the colder days we've had this year. >> tom kierein is here with us. it's one of those days you want to say people want to layer up and peel out later. >> you definitely need several layers this morning. we're down into the 40s. we're talking about a morning more like december than september. we fast forward here a couple of months at le region under a clear sky. it is down to the mid 40s in much of maryland and much of virginia. frederick there down to 43. so is martinsburg, cumberland, and it's in the 40s across most of northern virginia. mid 40s, fairfax, arlington, montgomery county, also the mid 40s, also into prince george's county. right near the bay waters. the waters are still pretty warm around 70 degrees. the temperatures in the 50s. a warm spot at 61. a little bit of a breeze off the bay here.
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Sep 26, 2012 5:00am EDT
will run through virginia tomorrow. president obama will visit virginia beach tomorrow morning. mitt romney will be in our area. he has a rally planned at american legion post 176 in springfield. tomorrow's events come two days after vice president joe biden held a campaign event in chesterfield county, virginia. >>> today both candidates will be in another battleground state, ohio. mitt romney will continue his bus tour through the buckeye state. the president will speak at two ohio colleges, bowling green university and kent state. the latest poll shows obama with a sizable lead in ohio. he leads by eight points among likely voters. the president holds a smaller lead in the key state of florida. he's ahead by four points among likely voters and nine points by registered voters. romney's campaign is downplaying these numbers. they say they trust their own polling. >>> this morning an expected vote on a potential rate hike for pepco. last night dozens of customers upset about the possible hike staged a protest at headquarters in downtown d.c. if approved, the plan would increase bills by $5
FOX
Sep 19, 2012 5:00am EDT
is already fighting from behind in virginia. a new "washington post" poll shows the president with an eight-point lead over romney, 52% over 44%, and now more than half the voters say they approve of the job the president is doing. when asked who better understands the country's economic problems, the president stretched his advantage from 54% to just 37% for mitt romney. and romney's running mate paul ryan will try to reverse the slide in the commonwealth during the second day in a two city tour. yesterday he was in newport news. you see that here speaking to supporters at christopher newport university. today he'll be in danville for a rally at the piedmont precision machine factory, a small town in virginia which used to be a thriving textile and tobacco hub and has fallen on hard times in recent years. ryan expected to use that to hit the president hard. >>> today aun san suu ke -- aun san suu kyi will receive the congressional gold medal. she received it while she was under house arrest. myanmar's political rulers kept her under house arrest for two decades. suu kyi will be in the unit
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Sep 12, 2012 5:00am EDT
in woodbridge, virginia. police say the two men broke into the victim's home, stabbed him and stole his car. the victim was flown to a nearby trauma center. his condition is still unknown right now. >>> happening overnight, a 16- year-old is shot in the district. this occurred in the 200 block of the 37th street southeast around 1 charleston 30 this morning. police tell us the victim was shot in the stomach. he is expected to survive. no word right now on any suspects. >>> prince george's county police are on the hunt for a suspect accused of killing a central high school student. >> the 18-year-old was walking to class yesterday morning when he was shot. melanie alnwick is live in the victim's neighborhood this morning at the victim's school with the details on the investigation. what is the latest? >> reporter: good morning. unfortunately, there isn't a lot of information here the police have to go on. the school community is just stunned by the murder of a central high school junior, marckel ross. his body was found not far from here along a well traveled sidewalk about halfway between h
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Sep 24, 2012 5:00am EDT
. riverdale now at 54 degrees. it's 50 degrees in culpeper, virginia. throughout the area, pretty low readings starting out. jacket cool for early on in the day, 45 to 56 degrees with a mostly sunny sky. sunshine at least will be with us throughout the day. i like the fact we're not going to have a stiff wind blowing. an october chill, though, indeed. 62 to 65 degrees around the noon hour. then at 5:00 p.m., sunny, chilly, 65 to 68 degrees. coming up at 5:11, i'll have your four-day forecast. right now first 4 traffic with danella. >> thanks, veronica. >>> looks like the work zones completely gone in our area. checking bridges for you, no issues. a live look at the american legion bridge, the inner loop as well as the outer loop, nice and clear. wilson bridge, no issues. traveling in the southeast, sousa, no problems. here's the douglass and key bridge, nice and quiet. checking the rails too. so far, no reported delays on the metro, marc, or vre. all are running on or close to schedule. back in ten minutes. danella, back over to you. >>> this morning we're hoping to learn more about the heartb
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Sep 17, 2012 5:00am EDT
, tom. >>> traveling along i-66 in virginia, heading out there right now. volume very, very light. travel lanes are open as you make your way from the bypass and continue towards the beltway, you are clear. here's a live look at 50 eastbound here. seeing a little more volume than westbound. again, nothing to worry about. inside the beltway on i-66, clear as well. here's a look at spout run parkway. eastbound and westbound, no accidents to report. checking the rails for you. not seeing any reported delays just yet. back over to you both. >> thank you, danella. >>> 5:12. 61 degrees. you'll notice changes on the menu if you're stopping at mcdonald's on the way to work. mcdonald's on the way to work. >>s will, the royal family is this msage. experiences classrooms. sizes don't matter... by 20%. teaching to some test... he personally cannot relate to. education, to want the very best public education system for your children. sfx: sounds of marching band and crowd cheering mcdonald's on the way to work. >>s will, the royal family is sfx: sounds of marching band and crowd cheering so, i
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Sep 4, 2012 5:00am EDT
this afternoon for two days of campaigning there. >>> in northern virginia, some voters will head to the polls today for a personal election to replace delegate david england. he resigned earlier this summer after admitting to having and fair. polls are open from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the ballot are democrat ron kru pi. cka, republican tim mcgee and libertarian justin malkin. >>> a former campaign aide to mayor vincent gray is due back in court today for a status hearing in his criminal case. thomas gore pled guilty to corruption charges. today's court appearance could set a sentencing date for gore who faces 12 for 18 months in prison. mayor gray has not been accused of any wrongdoing. >>> thousands of students in northern virginia are heading back to school today. in arlington count you, the first day of school means the first day of a new transportation policy. melanie alnwick has the details. >> reporter: good morning. yes, they are going to be enforcing rules that have been on the books for quite some time. what that means is that fewer students here in arlington county will be able t
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Sep 5, 2012 5:00am EDT
and better schools in maryland. not west virginia. >>> there are new details coming in on that shooting at an election victory rally. police arresteded a 50-year-old man. they say he walked into the hallway mask on and opened fire as quebec's new premier opened victory. two people were hit and one of them died. the premier was not hurt. police say the man started a small fire behind the building. he began shouting the english are waking up in french while being led away. >>> the u.s. is accusing the syrian government and the opposition of human rights in the civil war. activists say since the con flacket began, it has claimed 23,000 lives and caused more than 230,000 people to knee the country. children are among the men people who have fall be victim to the bloodshed. -- activists say since the conflict began, it has claimed 23,000 lives and caused more than 230,000 people to flee the country. >> we are already looking towards winter. look at that video. up next will our snow shovels and snow boots get a big workout this winter. >> we'll tell you what one almanac is forecasting. tucker
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Sep 14, 2012 5:00am EDT
. no problems reported in virginia here at duke street as you travel northbound leaving landmark headed for the 14th street bridge. that's a check of your fox 5 on-timetraffic. etraffic. >>> now to the developing anti- american protests. more clashes in egypt overnight as protesters continue to rage against a iewb film maker that makes fun of the muslim prophet. >> in libya, authorities detained four members of a radical militia and are interrogating them about the killing of the american ambassador. let's get more now from sherry ly live in the newsroom with the latest. >> reporter: the anti-american fervor shows no signs of letting up. protesters are angered over this movie that attacks the prophet mohammed and the use is warning americans overseas to be on guard for more violence. clashes between protesters and police forces rages on in cairo, egypt. more than 200 people have been injured as secu deploy tear gas canisters and shotgun pellets. the unruly crowd is firing ba with rocks and molotov cocktails. what began in the city earlier this week has spread to several different countr
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Sep 11, 2012 5:00am EDT
virginia and maryland. there are also service projects in the district and on capitol hill. >>> up in the big apple, a commemmoration ceremony is set for later this morning. but this year, no government officials will be speaking at ground zero. family members will instead read the names of the victims who died 11 years ago today. in pennsylvania, 40 lanterns lit up the night last night. thousands of people gathered at the memorial site in shanksville to remember those who were lost. later on today, vice president joe bidening scheduleto visit the flight 93 memorial. >>> leopanetta stopped by the memorial yesterday in shanksville where he toured the wall of names. it pays tribute to the 40 passengers and crew members who lost their lives taking down the plane to d.c. >>> the number two in yemen has been killed. it is not the first time it has been reported that he was killed. he reportedly died from a u.s. missile attack but the pentagon is not confirming that either. he was a saudi national who fought in afghanistan and was jailed at guantanamo bay for six years. >>> the 17-year-o
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Sep 3, 2012 5:00am EDT
, everybody will be on the same page. now, there are several in northern virginia going for the first day. >> we continue to share your back to school photos. this one, we are saying good morning to makai. she is adorable. she had her first day last week at the community public charter school in the district. she even has an apple in her hand. >> good way to impress the teacher. >> you can upload your child's photo on our facebook fan page or e-mail to wttg.com. >>> a new world record has been set in maryland for the world's largest crab cake. >> it was made with, get this, 200 pounds of fresh maryland crab meat and cooked in a custom cooker for over eight hours. >> sounds delicious. >> position's karen parks checked it out at the state fair. >> one, two, three. sidestep. sidestep. >> reporter: it took nine hours to make and a whole lot of muscle to lift but many say this tasty seafood delight was worth the wait. >> that is a big crab cake. so my question is how many cans of old bay went into that? >> reporter: today, at the maryland state fair, maryland's own international seafood achiev
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